Skip to Content
Streetsblog Los Angeles home
Streetsblog Los Angeles home
Log In

Here it is - the first regular calendar from your new editor Joe, so be nice! There are Metro meetings, weekend bike tours, a Saturday walk on South L.A.'s historic Central Avenue, and more!

    • Tuesday - 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. - Learn how $5.6 billion worth of freeway tunnels will reportedly "reduce congestion" and "improve air quality." Metro's and Caltrans' SR-710 North Study hosts an informational meeting and a hearing where you can officially submit public comments. The hearing takes place at the Pasadena Convention Center. Details here and here. Similar meetings coming up May 6 and 7.
    • Wednesday - 9:30 a.m. - #keepgriffithwild are urging supporters to attend the L.A. City Recreation and Parks Commission meeting, taking place at Exposition Center in Exposition Park. Agenda here. More details on Facebook.
    • Wednesday and Thursday - Metro's monthly committee meetings where the agency's big decisions get previewed in advance of the monthly board meeting coming up Thursday, April 30. Full Metro meeting agendas and reports here.
    • Thursday - 11 a.m. - Santa Monica's Sustainable Quality Awards - see more at SQA website or Santa Monica Next.
    • Thursday - 7:15 p.m. - SBLA's editor Joe Linton speaks at a free, public Loyola Marymount University panel on blogging as a profession. Details here.
    • Friday - 7:30 a.m. - Westside Urban Forum discusses development agreements. Do they work? Can they be better enforced? Details here.
    • Saturday - 9:45 a.m. - Put one foot in front of the other at Walk This Way - Central Avenue Community Walk. Los Angeles Walks, Community Health Councils, National Health Foundation’s Health Academy, T.R.U.S.T. South L.A., and L.A. Great Streets host a free walk to look at destinations and places for planned new pedestrian wayfinding signage. Details at Facebook.
    • Saturday - 1 p.m. Eastside Bike Club hosts its Tour De Phat People, a casual costumed 15-mile bike tour. Departs from the Highland Park Gold Line Station. Details at Facebook.
    • Sunday - 10 a.m. - Bicycle Wilmington, L.A.'s most bike-lane-iferous neighborhood. East Side Riders host their Wilmington Waterfront to San Pedro Waterfront Bike Ride, about 11 miles, departing from Wilmington Waterfront Park. Details at Facebook.
    • Sunday - various - Walk, bike, skate, roll to raise funds for Finish the Ride's work to end California's hit-and-run epidemic! Details here.

Did we miss anything? Is there something we need to know for future calendars? Email

Stay in touch

Sign up for our free newsletter

More from Streetsblog Los Angeles

Don’t Believe the Hydrogen Train Hype

Calling hydrogen-powered trains "zero emission" is misleading at best - and even if they were, they lost the race to be "first" a long time ago

July 16, 2024

Upcoming CicLAvia Maps: August in the Hollywoods, September in Lincoln Heights, and More

Mark your calendars: August 18 in West Hollywood through East Hollywood, September 15 in Lincoln Heights, October 13 in the Heart of L.A., and December 8 in the Valley

July 15, 2024

This Week In Livable Streets

Metro board committees, Metro and Caltrans 605/5/10/60/105 freeway expansion, Arroyo Seco ride, C Line delays, 105 Freeway corridor equity, and more

July 15, 2024
See all posts